Speed is a huge determining factor for many users when looking for a Virtual Private Network (VPN). Browsing reviews will give you an idea of what to expect but it’s difficult to compare multiple providers at once.
Author: Jonathan Keane
It’s Data Privacy Day, an international effort to increase awareness of data security and privacy and encourage best practices to say safe online. Google has got in on promoting the day too. You may have noticed that reminder on its homepage today to check up on your privacy settings.
CyberGhost has seen a decline in the number of take down requests it has received from governments, law enforcement, and law firms. The Romanian company, behind CyberGhost VPN which says it keeps no logs, has published its annual transparency report for 2015, which highlights take down requests it receives as well as malicious activity detected Read More
It’s not just regular TV show binge watchers that are worried about Netflix banning VPNs. US military servicemembers stationed overseas may not able to access the streaming service.
VPN users have been experiencing issues while playing the online MMO game Blade & Soul with some accounts even being banned. According to a report from Game Revolution, “more than a hundred players” have been permanently banned by the game’s makers NCSOFT. However in the last day or so that number has been closer to Read More
VPN users are beginning to experience issues with accessing Netflix while connected to their VPN. One Reddit user posted the screenshot above showing the warning message he received when he tried logging into Netflix while using ExpressVPN.
Last week Netflix announced it would be taking a more hard-line approach against VPN users that are accessing geo-restricted libraries. Since then the move has come under criticism.
Much has been made of Netflix’s worldwide expansion and what it will mean for VPN providers but this week the streaming has made its intentions clear that it will take a more proactive stance against VPNs and proxies.
Just a few days after launching in the country, Indonesia is possibly making moves to ban Netflix. Lembaga Sensor Film (LSF), or Indonesian Censorship Agency, has expressed its concern over the streaming giant’s catalog of films.
Recently we posted about a new VPN comparison spreadsheet that was being shared around Reddit. Since it went online in December, a couple of VPN providers have reached out with corrections regarding their details on the document.